TomTom gets allies in Microsoft Linux patent lawsuit fight
Mar 23, 2009, 15:16 (1 Talkback[s])
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"One of OIN's initiatives is Linux Defenders, which
also brings the resources of the SFLC (Software Freedom Law Center)
and the Linux Foundation to bear against anyone who wants to try
patent lawsuits against Linux.
"Now, neither TomTom nor the OIN is saying they'll use the OIN
and friends' patent resources against Microsoft. But, you'd have to
be an idiot not to see that that is exactly what they're implying
will happen if Microsoft wants to keep pushing forward with its